All posts by: CERB

CBC – Organized crime ‘knowingly and actively’ exploited federal pandemic benefits: intelligence reports

FINTRAC not sure total amount of CERB/CEBA funds may have gone to organized crime Catharine Tunney · CBC News · Posted: Nov 12, 2021 4:00 AM ET | Last Updated: November 12 The federal government spent billions of dollars on income supports to help... Read More

CBC – CERB cutting into child care benefits unexpected, mom says

‘I lost $323 a month, so in the end it kind of screwed us,’ New Waterford, N.S., mother says Tom Ayers · CBC News · Posted: Nov 09, 2021 6:00 AM AT | Last Updated: November 9 For Kathleen Coady, a single mother living... Read More

How to report CRB fraud to CRA —

How to report and send supporting documents After you send a lead, you cannot take it back. Thank you for helping to fight tax or benefit cheating. Submit a new lead online (You will be directed to CRA’s website) Different... Read More

How to fix mistake on the T4A slip?

If you find an issue on your T4A slip, call the CRA right away to resolve it. Call the CRA For any of the following: your T4A slip shows an incorrect amount the amounts you repaid before December 31, 2020,... Read More

How CRB affects your income tax

How CRB is taxed After the CRA withholds a 10% tax at source, the actual payment you get is $900 per 2-week period for up to 21 periods. If you have already applied for 21 periods, or are applying for... Read More

Canada Recovery Benefits (CRB) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) – September 15th, 2021 update

Canada Recovery Benefits (CRB) – FAQ (update: September 15th, 2021) We will keep a copy of last CRB update from site to keep the government accountable for their announcement.     Eligibility Why are the Recovery Benefits replacing the... Read More

T4A tax slips for COVID-19 benefits —

You will get a T4A slip if you received any amounts from the following COVID-19 benefits: Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) with the CRA Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB) Canada Recovery Caregiving Benefit (CRCB) Canada Recovery Sickness Benefit... Read More

How to register CRA or MSCA Account —

CRA Account registration – Step by step instruction Log into CRA account through – (You may copy/paste the link in a new browser to access CRA Account sign-in page)   You have 3 options to register your CRA... Read More

CERB Program contact phone number —

General inquiry 1-833-966-2099 – CERB Automated Information Line   Speak to CRA agent (CERB or CRA Account) 1-800-959-8281, press option 5   Telephone application 1-800-959-2019 (Bilingual) 1-800-959-2041 (Bilingual) You must provide your SIN when calling and year of birth.... Read More

Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB) – Program Statistic

CRB summary data since launch, as of September 26, 2021. Total approved applications to date: 27,057,160 Breakdown by eligibility period Approved and processed applications by claim period September 27, 2020 to October 10, 2020 (Period 1) 1,007,450 October 11, 2020 to October 24, 2020... Read More